Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
Peru
Commodity Group
Rice
Commodity
All
Date
05/07/2018
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import tariff
Description
Issued new customs tables adjusting the additional duties levied on rice imports under the price band mechanism, and raised the ceiling of these additional tariffs to 20 percent of the imports' Cost, Insurance and Freight (CIF) value. The measure is effective until 31 December 2018. Thereafter, the cap on additional surcharges will revert to a previously applicable level of 15 percent of CIF value.